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Project Manager at GitHub

Remote(USA Only)
fulltime
1 year ago
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Github Professional Services is looking for talented individuals to help manage our engagements with customers. Each Project Manager will work closely with regional Professional Services delivery teams to ensure that projects are completed with consistent high quality, while ensuring that customer expectations are met or exceeded. We are looking for people who have strong project management skills, can solve problems creatively, and can communicate with clarity and kindness.

Responsibilities

  • Build and update project delivery plan and schedule with Solution Architect and customer
  • Track and communicate project status with customers and internally to ensure expectations are clear and progress is being made
  • Proactively assess and manage project risks appropriately
  • Work closely with delivery teams to ensure that customer engagements are completed with the highest consistent quality
  • Work with Professional Services Regional Director, Professional Services Engagement Manager and customer to ensure timely assignment of necessary staff
  • Partner with the operations team on reporting, time tracking, and other commitments
  • Support the creation of statements of work and change orders

Skills and Requirements

  • 3 + years project management experience with technical engineering teams
  • Strong ability to handle client expectations and project scope during all stages of client engagement
  • Experience managing multiple projects with multiple work streams; Proven record of innovation and project results
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Proven ability to manage complex schedules

Who We Are:

GitHub is the developer company. We make it easier for developers to be developers: to work together, to solve challenging problems, and to create the world’s most important technologies. We foster a collaborative community that can come together—as individuals and in teams—to create the future of software and make a difference in the world.

Leadership Principles:

Customer Obsessed - Trust by Default - Ship to Learn - Own the Outcome - Growth Mindset - Global Product, Global Team - Anything is Possible - Practice Kindness

Why You Should Join:

At GitHub, we constantly strive to create an environment that allows our employees (Hubbers) to do the best work of their lives. We've designed one of the coolest workspaces in San Francisco (HQ), where many Hubbers work, snack, and create daily. The rest of our Hubbers work remotely around the globe. Check out an updated list of where we can hire here: https://github.com/about/careers/remote

We are also committed to keeping Hubbers healthy, motivated, focused and creative. We've designed our top-notch benefits program with these goals in mind. In a nutshell, we've built a place where we truly love working, we think you will too.

GitHub is made up of people from a wide variety of backgrounds and lifestyles. We embrace diversity and invite applications from people of all walks of life. We don't discriminate against employees or applicants based on gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, race, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, disability, pregnancy status, veteran status, or any other differences. Also, if you have a disability, please let us know if there's any way we can make the interview process better for you; we're happy to accommodate!

Please note that benefits vary by country. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask your Talent Partner.

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